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Bufiles contain no identifiable derogatory information 
concerning subject. By letter dated 4 - 3-63 subject expressed 
thanks for the Bureau's suggestions for possible FBI exhibit 
participation in the United States Pavilion of the New York 
World 's Fair. That letter indicates subject is Assistant 
Commissi oner. United States Commission, New York World's Fair. 


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In accordance with your request # authority is granted 
for you to interview subject. In view of his responsible^ position, 
your approach to him should be in the nature of determining whether 
he has any knowledge that members of the American National Exhibition 
were approached by the Soviets. Such an approach should enable 
you to ascertain whether Soviets attempted to compromise or recruit 
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Subject participated in the American National Exhibition, 
representing the George Nelson Company, New York City, an engineering 
firm « In view of information from Bureau sources that Soviets made 
extensive efforts to recruit members of this exhibition, subject 
should be interviewed • 


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PHILIP B. GEORGE, JR. 

(VISIT OF AMERICAN"'NATIONAL 
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Re WFO letter to Bureau, 9/4/62, enclosing list of 
individuals who had indicated their intention to travel to 
Moscow in 1959. Relet requested that individual cases be 
opened for preliminary investigation and recommendations 
concerning interview. Among the individuals listed was 
PHILIP B, GEORGE, JR. eund NY indices do not reflect that he 
has been interviewed. 

GEORGE’S date of birth was listed as 7/22/23, his address 
as 150 East 50th Street, NYC, and his employment as George Nelson 
Company. 

DANIEL MITCHELL, corporate secretary, George Nelson Company, 
25 East 22nd Street, NYC, on 7/8/63, advised SA BURRELL D. LEASE 
that PHILIP GEORGE left this company in March, 1962, and his \ 

address was 411 East 58th Street, NYC. Mr. MITCHELL said his I\IV 
records show that GEORGE’S business phone now is LT 1-6611. 

An anonymous phone call on 7/12/63, by SA LEASE to this 
number reflected that LT 1-6611 is that of the United States 
Commission'for the New York World 1 s Fair, 60 West 49th Street, 

NYC. 

Miss LOIS COLLINS, receptionist, US Commission, NY World’s 
Fair, Room 909, 60 West 49th Street, NYC, on 7/17/63, advised 
SA LEASE that PHILIP GEORGE is an Assistant Commissioner who lives 
at 411 East 58th Street, NYC. 

EZIO PISANI MASSAMORILE, 430 East 58th Street, NYC, on 


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^ 7 7/17/63,• advised SA LEASE that he is superintendent at 411 East 
58th Street, NYC, and is aware that Mr. GEORGE lives at the 
latter address, although he is not acquainted 




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ED STATES DEPARTMENT OWUSTICE 

FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION 

New York, Hex? York 
October 2 . 1963 


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Philip B. George, Jr. 

(Visit of American 
National Exhibition 
Committee to Union of 
Soviet Socialist Republics, 
1959) 


Philip B. George, Jr.. 4ll East 58 th Street, 
lieu York, New York, Assistant Commissioner, United States 
Commission, New York World's Fair, 60 West 49th Street, 

New York, New York, advised Special Agent (Sii) Robert 
Vanderhoven on September 18 , 1963:, that he was in charge 
of the crew of employees from the George Nelson Company of 
25 East 22nd Street, New York, New York, who were sent 
by said company to work on the American National Exhibition 
in Moscow, Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), in 
1959. 


Mr. George stated that he had never been approached 
by any Soviet nationo.1 and he knew of no other employees 
of the Exhibit of his acquaintance having been approached 
in such a manner which would Indicate compromise on his 
or their part or of a nature which would not have been 
in the best interest of the United States. 

I-Ir. George stated that the only unusual incident 
was when a young male Russian, claiming to be a student 
architect, approached him and several of his colleagues 
on a Moscow street. This unknown Russian tried to engage 
in conversation with them stating he knew they were architects. 
Mr. George advised that he never learned how this young 
Soviet knew that he and his colleagues were in fact architects, 
and he never saw nor heard of the young Russian again. 

This document contains neither recommendations 
nor conclusions of the FBI. It is the property of the 
FBI and is loaned to your agency,* it and its contents 
are not to be distributed cutside your agency. 









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DIRECTOR, FBI 


DATE: 10/2/63 


SAC, NEW YORK! 


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PHILIP B^ GEORGE, JR. 
(VISIT' OP AMERICAN 
NATIONAL EXHIBITION 
COMMITTEE TO USSR, 1959) 
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ReNYlet to .the Bureau, 7 / 25 / 63 , captioned 
matter. Bureau letter to NY, 8 / 7 / 63 , captioned matter. 


Enclosed are the original and four (4) copies 
for the Bureau and one (l) copy for WPO of a LHM dated 
and captioned as above. One (l) copy is being furnished 
to WPO inasmuch as that office is origin in the case 
entitled "VISIT OP AMERICAN NATIONAL EXHIBITION COMMITTEE 
TO USSR, 1-959." 

The Jurisdiction and responsibility of the 
Bureau in the internal security field were explained to 
GEORGE and he appeared completely cooperative. 



GEORGE stated that he would immediately 
notify the PBI if ever he is contacted or receives infor¬ 
mation of contacts by Soviet nationals. 


In accordance with instructions set forth in 
reBulet, New York's approach to GEORGE was made in the 
nature of determining whether he hat any knowledge that 
members of the American National Exhibition were approached 
by the Soviets. 


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Records of the Credit Bureau of Greater New York, as 
made available on 7/12/63, by Miss PAULINE DE FIORE to IC THOMAS 
D. MULLARKEY, reflect a satisfactory credit record far subject. 

Records of the Bureau of Criminal Identification and 
of the Bureau of Special Services, NYCPD, as caused to be checked 
on 7/14/63, by SA AUGUST J. MICEK, reflect no information identi¬ 
fiable with the subject. 

Records of the New York State Department of Motor 
Vehicles, NYC, as checked on 7/12/63, by IC ANTHONY AMOROSO 
reflect no information concerning the subject. 

NY indices contain no pertinent information concerning 
the subject. 

Bureau permission is requested to interview the subject 
in accordance with instructions in relet. 


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